About this section

The purpose of the Dermatology Section is to provide educational events to share knowledge and experience on the management of complex dermatological cases.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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Dr Daniel Creamer
Dr Portia Goldsmith
President Elect
Dr Emma Benton
Honorary Secretary
Dr Bernard Ho
Honorary Secretary

Upcoming dermatology events and webinars

View all events and webinars being run by the Dermatology Section.

Eligibility for attending events

To attend a dermatology event, you need to have:

Full membership:

  1. Being a Consultant Dermatologist on the Specialist Register for Dermatology in the UK and Ireland OR
  2. By sponsorship of two members of the Dermatology Section for significant contributions to and good standing in dermatology and the profession

Associate membership:

  1. Holding a substantive approved post in Dermatology in the UK supported by two Consultant Dermatologist Members of the RSM OR
  2. Having a registrar training post in dermatology (trainee member) Associate members need to reapply every four years.

Download the Dermatology Section application form.

Dermatology Section

Dermatology clinical cases and Pierre Deville presidential address

This event will help you understand the diagnosis and management of rarer and more unusual dermatology conditions and unusual presentations of common dermatological problems. The Pierre Deville Presid...
  • Price Free for RSM members
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Student prizes & awards


There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

Trainee prizes & awards


There are currently no prizes or awards open for this section.

Library resources

Access Library resources that are available for the Dermatology Section.

Dermatology titles in the RSM Library

List of titles held by the RSM Library.

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For those studying medicine, dentistry or another healthcare-related subject, who are on their way to becoming a qualified medical or healthcare professional.


The Dermatology Section 2021-2022 programme sponsors

The Dermatology Section would like to thank our Annual Sponsors AbbVie, Almirall, Eucerin, Janssen-Cilag, La Roche-Posay & Cerave, Lilly UK, Sanofi Genzyme and UCB Ltd for their valued support of the 2021 to 2022 Academic Programme.

Please note that none of the companies listed has had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of these meetings.